Circles Disturbed: The Interplay of Mathematics and Narrative

Circles Disturbed: The Interplay of Mathematics and Narrative

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2012
ISBN
0691149046
ISBN13
9780691149042
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Circles Disturbed brings together important thinkers in mathematics, history, and philosophy to explore the relationship between mathematics and narrative. The book's title recalls the last words of the great Greek mathematician Archimedes before he was slain by a Roman soldier--"Don't disturb my c ...more

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Apostolos Doxiadis (Greek: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/4054397._" rel="nofollow">Απόστολος Δοξιάδης ) was born in Brisbane, Australia in 1953, and grew up in Greece.
Although interested in fiction and the arts from his youngest years, a sudden and totally unexpected love affair with mathematics led him to New York's Columbia University at the age of fifteen. He did gradua
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